Scholarship and Funding Opportunities - University of Houston
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The priority scholarship deadline is November 1.

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Honors College Scholarships

Honors College scholarships are available to Honors College students in amounts ranging from $1,000 to $1,500 annually. To be eligible for consideration, incoming Honors College students must attend an Honors College Open House. Scholarship decisions are based on financial need, academic record, and leadership. More information about Honors College scholarships will be communicated at Open House. 

Current Honors College students are also eligible for Honors College scholarships and must apply annually.

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University Scholarships

The University funds several academically competitive scholarships for incoming freshmen. In order to be considered for a university-funded scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Apply for admission to UH for the fall semester immediately following high school graduation.
  • Complete your application for admission, including the submission of all supporting documentation (application, application fee, official transcripts, and test scores), by November 1.

Complete details on University Funded Merit Scholarships can be found at

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Tier One Scholarship

National Merit Scholarship

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Terry Foundation Scholarship

The Terry Foundation is a Houston-based philanthropic organization that provides an up to full-ride scholarships for outstanding Texas students who demonstrate financial need, a record of leadership, and strong academic abilities to attend in-state public colleges and universities, including the University of Houston. 

For more information and how to apply, click here.